A kitten named after John Lennon when he was found on what would have been The Beatles star’s 80th birthday has adopted the role of big brother to a smaller cat called Ringo.
A letter written by The Beatles’ manager following the sacking of the band’s original drummer is going under the hammer.
Arts organisations from a traditional circus to a museum which served as a location for Downton Abbey have been given government grants of up to £1 million.
Liverpool’s famous Cavern Club, Bristol’s Old Vic theatre and the London Symphony Orchestra are among more than 1,300 arts venues and organisations to receive up to £1 million each as a share of £257 million of state funding.
Sir Paul McCartney has marked what would have been the 80th birthday of his late Beatles band mate John Lennon by sharing a black and white photograph of the pair together.
Late Beatles star and musical legend John Lennon would have been celebrating his 80th birthday on Friday.
John Lennon’s son has said he suspects it would have been easier for fans and Yoko Ono herself if she had been an “archetypical girlfriend, rock girlfriend”.
Previously unseen pictures of John Lennon in New York will go on display to mark his 80th birthday.
John Lennon’s youngest son Sean is hosting a radio show about his father to mark what would have been the Beatle’s 80th birthday.
John Lennon’s killer has apologised to the singer’s widow, Yoko Ono, saying he thinks about the “despicable act” all the time and accepts he may spend the rest of his life behind bars.
The life of The Beatles’ manager Brian Epstein is being brought to the big screen.
Sir Paul McCartney is 78.
Archive footage from The Ed Sullivan Show, one of America’s most popular TV variety series, is becoming available to stream online.
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A German photographer who shot some of the earliest and most striking images of the Beatles and had a lasting impact on their visual style has died aged 81.
Sir Paul McCartney said he owes “a lot” to rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Little Richard as he paid tribute to the late singer.
An unheard track by Sir Paul McCartney and Sir Ringo Starr recorded after the Beatles split is heading for auction.
A singalong version of The Beatles’ animated film Yellow Submarine is set to air this weekend.
Sir Paul McCartney reflected on his early memories of rock and roll in a message to share what would have been Record Store Day.
Sir Paul McCartney’s handwritten lyrics for The Beatles’s 1968 hit Hey Jude have sold at auction for 910,000 dollars (£731,000).
Sir Paul McCartney has revealed he recorded a “secret” Christmas album that only his family has ever listened to.
John Lennon’s round sunglasses and a parking ticket issued to Ringo Starr are going under the hammer.
Brian May has said Sir Paul McCartney called him about “the mass killing of badgers” ahead of announcing his Glastonbury performance.
Photographer Robert Freeman, who helped define the image of The Beatles with some of the band’s best-known album covers, has died at the age of 82.
Enjoyment of music comes from the right combination of uncertainty and surprise, according to an analysis of more than 700 pop songs.
John Legend and Kelly Clarkson have recorded an updated version of classic Christmas song Baby, It’s Cold Outside, after its lyrics were deemed controversial in the wake of the #MeToo movement.
The Beatles have broken their own record for the album with the longest gap between topping the charts as Abbey Road today hit the top spot 50 years after its original release.
Sir Paul McCartney has revealed his passion for songwriting remains undimmed, and if his professional music career ended he would “do it as a hobby tomorrow”.
Sir Paul McCartney has praised the Queen for being the “glue” that holds things together when Britain is “falling apart”.